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Ultra competitive Suzann Pettersen remains her own toughest critic
HARRISON, N.Y. -- Former world No. 1 Suzann Pettersen enters this week's KPMG Women's PGA Championship on the heels of her 15th career LPGA win on Sunday at the Manulife LPGA Classic.
10 Jun 2015 - 4:39pm - 0 Comments
Stacy Lewis sees ideas come to fruition at KPMG Women's PGA Championship
HARRISON, N.Y. -- LPGA star Stacy Lewis, currently No. 3 in the world, was heavily involved in the process of evolving this week's KPMG Women's PGA Championship thanks to three specific ideas she offered up to the powers that be:
10 Jun 2015 - 2:32pm - 0 Comments
2015 St. Jude Classic: Five players to watch
The PGA Tour is in Memphis this week for the FedEx St. Jude Classic -- the last tournament before the second major championship of the season, the U.S. Open at Chambers Bay.
10 Jun 2015 - 10:49am - 0 Comments
Brittany Lincicome throws out first pitch of Giants-Mets no-hitter on Tuesday
  Brittany Lincicome is quite an athlete, as well as a sports fan – and a trick-shot artist – so it was no surprise that she was asked to throw out the first pitch at the game between the San Francisco Giants and New York Mets Tuesday night as part of
9 Jun 2015 - 11:20pm - 0 Comments
Suzann Pettersen wins Manulife LPGA Classic
CAMBRIDGE, Ontario (AP) -- Suzann Pettersen birdied two of the last three holes to win the Manulife LPGA Classic on Sunday for her 15th LPGA Tour victory and first since October 2013.
7 Jun 2015 - 10:35pm - 0 Comments
Justin Rose shanks bunker shot on 72nd hole but makes par, forces playoff
There's never a good time to hit a shank. But, when you're tied for the lead playing the final hole of a PGA Tour event, it's especially not a good time to hit a shank.
7 Jun 2015 - 5:59pm - 0 Comments
Sweden's Alexander Noren wins Nordea Masters by 4 shots
MALMO, Sweden (AP) -- Alexander Noren clinched his second Nordea Masters title on Sunday, shooting a 1-under 71 to finish four shots ahead of last week's Irish Open winner Soren Kjeldsen of Denmark.
7 Jun 2015 - 5:55pm - 0 Comments
Casual dinner leads to moving discovery for Erik Compton
This is the kind of story that will give you chills.
7 Jun 2015 - 5:04pm - 0 Comments
Jordan Spieth takes unbelievable line to hole eagle chip
Jordan Spieth is on fire today at the Memorial. His chip-in eagle on the par-5 15th hole is a shot you can safely add to the top-5 of his young career.
7 Jun 2015 - 3:02pm - 0 Comments
Phil Mickelson leaves $99 tip for $1 lemonade
Roland Van Karsen, 6, and his sister Elise, 8, decided to set up a lemonade stand right by Muirfield Village on Thursday. It turned out to be a lucrative decision for the youngsters.
7 Jun 2015 - 2:37pm - 0 Comments
Tiger Woods closes Memorial Tournament with 2-over 74
One day after carding a career-worst, 13-over-par 85 in the third round of the Memorial Tournament, Tiger Woods was 11 shots better on Sunday.
7 Jun 2015 - 2:01pm - 0 Comments
Watch: Quadruple bogey on last hole gives Tiger Woods an 85
  I'm not trying to rub it in, but Tiger Woods' 85 on Saturday at the Memorial was by far his worst score as a professional.
6 Jun 2015 - 7:33pm - 0 Comments
Jordan Spieth holes 48-foot eagle putt
It's pretty safe to say that Jordan Spieth is the hottest golfer in the world these days. And when you're the hottest golfer in the world, you tend to do things like this:
5 Jun 2015 - 3:19pm - 0 Comments
Phil Mickelson smokes 270-yard 2-iron to 3 feet
If you love a good Phil Mickelson highlight -- and who doesn't? -- then you're going to want to check out his second shot into the par-5 seventh hole at the Memorial today.
5 Jun 2015 - 12:56pm - 0 Comments
Rickie Fowler fan walks into creek to grab souvenir
Few players in golf have a bigger fanbase than Rickie Fowler. And sometimes, they'll go to great thanks to get a piece of Fowler, whether it's for an autograph, a high-five or a selfie.
5 Jun 2015 - 12:35pm - 0 Comments
Jason Dufner's roller coaster eagle putt from 59 feet
After the first round of the Memorial on Thursday, 2013 PGA Champion Jason Dufner had his name near the top of the leaderboard thanks to a 6-under 66.
5 Jun 2015 - 8:17am - 0 Comments
Cheyenne Woods meets Drake, then sets record at Manulife Classic
  Drake is one of Cheyenne Woods' favorite performers, and he just happened to be playing a concert in his hometown of Toronto earlier this week.
4 Jun 2015 - 6:21pm - 0 Comments
Two men rescued from manhole on Georgia Tech golf course
  Mark this down as the craziest golf-related story of the day: Rescue workers in Atlanta had to pull two men out of a 14-foot-deep manhole on the driving range of the golf course at Georgia Tech in Atlanta Thursday afternoon.   The name
4 Jun 2015 - 11:35am - 0 Comments
Nocera accepts sponsor exemption for 2015 KPMG Women's PGA Championship
NEW YORK (June 3, 2015) -- Gwladys Nocera, the top player on the Ladies European Tour and France’s Solheim Cup points list leader, has accepted a special exemption to compete in the historic 2015 KPMG Women’s PGA Championship, to be conducted June 9-14, at Westches
4 Jun 2015 - 10:46am - 0 Comments